cymbalom

cymbalom

[sim-buh-luhm]
noun
a complex zither played especially in Hungary.
Also, cymbalon [sim-buh-luhn] , cimbalom, zimbalon.


Origin:
< Hungarian cimbalom < Latin cymbalum cymbal

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cimbalom or cymbalom (ˈtsɪmbələm)
 
n
See dulcimer a type of dulcimer, esp of Hungary
 
[C19: Hungarian, from Italian cembalo; see cembalo]
 
cymbalom or cymbalom
 
n
 
[C19: Hungarian, from Italian cembalo; see cembalo]

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